Eric Carson

Scientific Illustration

Scientific Illustration


IMPULSE

This illustration seeks to visualize a nameless impulse. It uses the model of tree growth to organize biological, political, ecological and spiritual systems. It shows the anthropocene in context and hints at a way out. What drives impulse? Is it generative or dangerous... or both? 

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LATTICE

This illustration uses rhyming visual phenomena to build connections: Lightning resembles watersheds which resemble capillaries. This piece builds on known fractals to imagine an extradimensional whole. All traditions have their knowledge horizons... what is beyond them? Do they intersect?

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